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Mental Health Support

Crisis Support: Do you need help, support or advice? There are various services available to Isle of Wight residents should you need urgent mental health advice or treatment.  Mental Health Crisis Advice  01983 522214  Community Safe Haven 01983 520168  Samaritans...

Advance Decisions

What is an advance decision? An advance decision (sometimes known as an advance decision to refuse treatment, an ADRT, or a living will) is a decision you can make now to refuse a specific type of treatment at some time in the future. It lets your family, carers and...

Making Decisions ( Mental Capacity)

Mental Capacity Act (MCA): The Mental Capacity Act (MCA) is designed to protect and empower people who may lack the mental capacity to make their own decisions about their care and treatment. It applies to people aged 16 and over.   It covers decisions about...